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March 16, 2016 - Volume 10 Issue 06
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A mobile fleet of Universal Robots receives daily work orders to take over monotonous and potentially hazardous tasks from employees now reallocated to more rewarding jobs at Scott Fetzer Electrical Group (SFEG), a high mix - low volume electronics manufacturer. The capabilities of the robots have drawn a lot of interest from tier one & two automotive suppliers as well as the medical device industry.
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For decades, drivers have been accustomed to accessing and driving cars with physical keys. But no longer. Volvo Cars plans to become the world's first car manufacturer to offer cars without keys.
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  Industry News
Image - Quick-Swap Fixtures Speed Up Inspections on Portable CMM Quick-Swap Fixtures Speed Up Inspections on Portable CMM
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  Customized Dual Contact Toolholder Developed for Milling/Turning Center
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  Why You Can't Miss the New Additive Manufacturing Pavilion at IMTS
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Rivaling the performance of HSK toolholders on machining centers is the Briney Dual Contact toolholder system. Combined with a dual contact spindle, the user can expect improved rigidity that insures accuracy and excellent surface finish, extended tool life and minimal deflection for high-speed machining.


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  Product Spotlight
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  Compact Magazine System Makes Set Up of Large, Heavy Tools Fast and Effortless
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  Self Supporting Workstation Cranes Ideal For Interconnecting to a Plant's Main Bridge Crane Track
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  New Universal Gage More Precise, More Stable, More Flexible
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